Vmware Acquires Nicira
Posted on: 07/24/2012 11:45 PM

Virtulization giant, VMware makes a powerful move in the industry by acquiring Nicira for $1.05 billion. The acquisition puts VMware in a very competitive space against companies such as, Cisco, who recently announced their decision to restructure by laying off 1,300 works globally. While VMware has been successful in virtualizing the Server and Desktop operating systems, the acquisition of Nicira introduces a move to virtualize cloud networking in the data center.

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